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textThe new school and Farewell to capitalism by Kerstin Chavent and Rudiger Dammann
"You can never solve problems with the same way of thinking that created them." That is why copyright reform, patent and property law, and many other regulations of the material "goods economy" that have grown up in the industrial age are not suitable for meeting the challenges of the information universe....
Posted: Mon Aug 2, 2021 3:42AM
calendarEducation Webinar: Determined To Stay: Palestinian Youth Fight for Their Village by Angela
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Event Date: Fri Aug 6, 2021 3:30PM
Posted: Sun Aug 1, 2021 9:16PM
calendarComplicity with Ethnic Cleansing by Angela
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Event Date: Tue Aug 3, 2021 1:00PM
Posted: Sun Aug 1, 2021 9:04PM
imageUS gymnast Simone Biles, the Olympic games and “the weight of the world”
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by David Walsh (WSWS repost)
The decision by Biles to withdraw from competition during the Olympic team final in Tokyo on Tuesday has drawn censure from various quarters, much of it politically or ideologically motivated....
Posted: Fri Jul 30, 2021 9:45AM
textCapitalism as the religion of indebtedness and debt by Maurizio Lazzarato and Klaus Wagener
In capitalism, the fundamental social relation is neither exchange nor production. Rather, it is debt that dominates and supersedes every other way of recognizing and valorizing the measure between people. Those who have money are creditworthy, manifesting the sign of God's grace....
Posted: Fri Jul 30, 2021 6:48AM
calendarWomen's Rights Day Event. "The inspiring global fight for reproductive justice" by Radical Women U.S.
Zoom Event at http://bit.ly/WRD-RW Register at the above...
Event Date: Sat Aug 28, 2021 1:00PM
Posted: Thu Jul 29, 2021 4:13PM
textHow the financial market redistributes from poor to rich by Gerhard Schick
"Some business models, such as high-frequency trading, where huge blocks of shares are shuffled back and forth every millisecond, have no added value for society, but bring profits to a few financial professionals at the expense of everyone else."...
Posted: Thu Jul 29, 2021 9:58AM
imageOppose the right-wing campaign against vaccination!
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by World Socialist Web Site (repost)
For the self-defense of the working class, mass vaccination is an elementary requirement....
Posted: Thu Jul 29, 2021 8:28AM
textJubilee USA Statement on World Trade Organization Meeting by Olivia Engling
The World Trade Organization closed two-day meetings on pandemic response policies that included a proposal to temporarily wave COVID vaccine patents....
Posted: Thu Jul 29, 2021 6:37AM
textOnline events with Michael Pollan, Dennis McKenna, Ellen Brown, Cheryl Davila, etc. by Toward increasing Networking
Here are some about a dozen online events taking place over the next 4 days (and starting at 10:30 am tomorrow, July 28), featuring people such as Michael Pollan, Dennis McKenna, Ellen Brown, Giorgos Kallis, Cheryl Davila, Eduardo Martinez, and many others. These events are hosted from various locations all across the country, as well from Canada, and the UK (however, the listed times are all for our "Pacific time zone"). Of course, feel free to share this info with others who might be inter...
Posted: Tue Jul 27, 2021 6:23PM
imageMindful Intelligence: Alan Clements on his new book “Extinction X-Rated” and film “Spiritually Incorrect”
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by John Malkin
Print and audio podcast interview with former Buddhist monk, author, journalist and activist performer Alan Clements....
Posted: Mon Jul 26, 2021 9:25AM
textIMF Extends Zero-Interest Lending to Poor Countries by Olivia Engling
IMF Can Sell Gold Reserves to Extend Aid to Developing Countries...
Posted: Fri Jul 23, 2021 1:58PM
textLet Cuba Live Letter to Biden by repost
The following letter dated July 23, 2021 to Pres. Biden was published in the New York Times today and signed by the following people. See https://www.letcubalive.com/...
Posted: Fri Jul 23, 2021 12:17PM
textLearning to shrink by Philipp T. Hinz
An economy that does not grow can nevertheless always change and even improve in the process. It can become more ecological, for example. Last year, for example, CO2 emissions fell by almost six percent - more than at any time since the Second World War. A shrinking economy can make its players even happier. For example, because people work less and spend more time with their families....
Posted: Fri Jul 23, 2021 11:16AM
textHousing and Public Employment by Manfred Krenn
A public employment policy geared to societal needs could make a decisive contribution to achieving several socially desirable goals at the same time: to permanently increase the crisis security of society; and to decisively reduce unemployment; to strengthen the quality of social infrastructures in the long term....
Posted: Mon Jul 19, 2021 3:33PM
textCare instead of Profit by Elisa Gratias
A society based on solidarity begins when the capitalistically necessary separation of paid and unpaid work is broken down, in that there is no longer paid work and people satisfy their needs directly instead of mediated through money and the exchange of goods. Then care in various dimensions is at the center of living together....
Posted: Sun Jul 18, 2021 4:45AM
imageEighty-five years since the outbreak of the Spanish Civil War
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by Alejandro López (WSWS repost)
The events of the Spanish Civil War which began July 17, 1936, when Francisco Franco's nationalist army launched a fascist coup against the Republic speaks directly to contemporary politics with every passing day. The international working class still faces economic crises, growing social inequality, imperialist military aggression and growing police-state rule....
Posted: Sat Jul 17, 2021 9:50AM
textLet Cuba Live Video Exposes Embargo by Failed US State by Still We Rise
The ANSWER Coalition has an excellent Webinar broadcast on Bastille Day, July 14, 2021, now on Youtube, describing the latest attempt of the failed state, the United States, to overthrow the socialist government of Cuba. See https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LkwYhzAt8Fk...
Posted: Fri Jul 16, 2021 12:07PM
imageImperialism, The Genocide In Namibia & The Working Class With Kav Hambira
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by Labor Video Project
WorkWeek interviews Namibian journalist and artist Kav Hambira about the role of German imperialism in Namibia and the present economic and political crisis....
Posted: Fri Jul 16, 2021 8:46AM
calendarFree Commander X aka Christopher Doyon - Nonviolent cyber activist defending the rights of the homeless
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by Keith McHenry
Free Commander X aka Christopher Doyon - Nonviolent cyber activist defending the rights of the homeless has court appearance Join the protest outside the Robert F. Peckham Federal Court House, 280 S. 1st Street, San Jose, California on on the day of his court appearance, Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at noon...
Event Date: Tue Jul 20, 2021 12:00PM
Posted: Thu Jul 15, 2021 12:16PM